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The sequel suffers from indifferent plotting and apathetic jokes that often don’t appear to have punchlines.

Vegas is the only bright spot in ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2’

April 17th, 2015

The sequel suffers from indifferent plotting and apathetic jokes that often don’t appear to have punchlines.

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